There are 4 ways to get from Danbury to New York by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York

$14 - $21

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to Grand Central Danbury

$15 - $35

Train via South Norwalk  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk Danbury
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Grand Central New Haven / ...

$21 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Danbury to New York 65.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Danbury to New York is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Danbury to New York is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Danbury, CT and arriving at New York. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Danbury and arriving at Grand Central. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Danbury and New York is 54 miles. The road distance is 65.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Danbury to New York without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $14 - $21.

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The bus from Danbury, CT to New York takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Danbury to New York bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Danbury, CT station.

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Danbury to New York train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Danbury station.

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The best way to get from Danbury to New York is to bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $14 - $21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $15 - $35 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Danbury to New York.
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  • Distance: 54.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Danbury, CT, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Danbury to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Danbury to New York 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Danbury to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$15 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$22 - $24
Onboard
$23 - $35
At station
$21 - $24
Train from Danbury to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $20
Onboard
$17 - $25
At station
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Danbury, CT to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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